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Utilities

Natural Gas

Gas services are provided by MidAmerican Energy.


Power

Gas services are provided by MidAmerican Energy.


Sewer

Sewer services are provided by the Village of Rapids City and is pumped to the City of East Moline for treatment.

Cost: The minimum charge per month for sewer is $35.00 for the first 2,000 gallons and $5.75 per thousand gallons after the first 2,000 gallons. Statements are sent by the 7th of each month payments are due in the Village Office by the last day of same month. Payments may be made at the Village Office during regular business hours, by mail or by using the drop slot provided, for your convenience, at the Village Hall. Slot is located to the left of the Village Hall main entrance.

Sewer Issues: If a resident has sewer issues, they are to contact the Village Hall immediately at 309-496-2321 during regular business hours from 9am to 4pm, Monday thru Friday. If after hours contact the non-emergency police at 496-9123 or 755-4524. The police will contact village personnel.


Water

Water services are provided by the Village of Rapids City.

Cost: The minimum charge per month for water is $28.00 for the first 2,000 gallons, $2.30 per thousand gallons for the next 23,000 gallons, $2.09 per thousand gallons for the next 25,000 gallons, and $1.99 per thousand over 50,000 gallons. Statements are sent by the 7th of each month payments are due in the Village Office by the last day of same month. Payments may be made at the Village Office during regular business hours, by mail or by using the drop slot provided, for your convenience, at the Village Hall. Slot is located to the left of the Village Hall main entrance.

Payment: Water meters are read once a month during the last two days of the current month or the first two days of the next month. You will be billed each month for the previous month's usage. There is a $100.00 deposit required on all accounts receiving water and/or sewer.

Your Annual Water Quality Report is now available at www.ilrwa.org/CCR/RapCity.pdf. To speak with someone about this report or to have a copy of it mailed to you, please call 309-496-2321.

A hard copy of the Annual Water Quality Report will be available in pamphlet form and displayed at the Village Office for review

Village of Rapids City Utility Service Application


Garbage & Recycling

Garbage and recycling services are provided by Allied Waste.

Garbage: The Village of Rapids City contracts with Allied Waste for this service. All Rapids City residents will have their garbage picked up by Allied Waste. The following rates and rules apply: The rate for garbage pickup is $12.00 per month, covering curbside recycling every other week and monthly large item pick up and administrative costs. The cost of this service is billed on your water/sewer bill or separately for those without village water or sewer. Charges are for the past month's service as are water and sewer. Garbage is picked up after 7:00 a.m. on Friday of each week. There is a large item pickup the first Friday of every month. In the event of a holiday, garbage will be picked up on Saturday.

Recycling: will be picked up every other week. Recycling schedules can be picked up at the village office. Recycling is strongly recommended but not mandatory at this time. We encourage all residents to participate in the recycling learning process. It is predicted recycling will be mandatory in Rock Island County at a later date. The cost of recycling is included in the garbage rate, whether you choose to recycle or not. A recycling bin is provided to each household by Allied Waste. Allied Waste can be reached at 563-332-0050.

Waste Calendar (PDF)

E-Waste Chart


TV

TV services are provided by Mediacom, Dish Network, and Directv.


Phone

Phone services are provided by Mediacom and Frontier.


Internet

Internet services are provided by Mediacom, Frontier and Strada Communications.

News and Events

Village Board Meetings
2nd Tuesday of every month
7 P.M., Rapids City Village Hall

Next Meeting Agenda


COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING
Date: Tuesday, January 21st, 2020
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: Rapids City Village Hall, 1204-4th Ave., Rapids City, IL

To Discuss: Budget Planning – Infrastructure, Public Works, Water, Sewer, Waste Management for 2020/2021 FY

This meeting is open to the public.


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING OF THE VILLAGE OF RAPIDS CITY PLANNING & ZONING COMMISSION
The Village of Rapids City Planning & Zoning Commission has received a request from Mike DeMarlie of DeMarlie Maintenance to rezone 210 11th Street Rapids City, IL from C-1 Neighborhood Commercial District to C-2 Commercial District in the Village of Rapids City, Hampton Township, Rock Island County, IL. Said public hearing will be held at the Rapids City Village Hall; 1204 4th Avenue, on Thursday, January 23rd, 2020, at 6:00 p.m.
All persons interested may attend.  Those wishing to address the Commission may do so in person or in written form.


COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING
Date: February 12th, 2020
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: Rapids City Village Hall, 1204-4th Ave., Rapids City, IL

To Discuss: Budget Planning – Parks, Recreation, Cemetery, Personnel and Finance for 2020/2021 FY

This meeting is open to the public.


COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING
Date: Tuesday, March 17th, 2020
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: Rapids City Village Hall, 1204-4th Ave., Rapids City, IL

To Discuss:
• Budget Planning – Rough Draft of budget for 2020/2021 FY
• Reallocation of Funds for 2019/2020 FY

This meeting is open to the public.


COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING
Date: Tuesday, April 14th, 2020
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Place: Rapids City Village Hall, 1204-4th Ave., Rapids City, IL

To Discuss: Reading of Operating Budget for 2020/2021 FY

This meeting is open to the public.


Your Annual Water Quality Report is now available at www.ilrwa.org/CCR/RapCity.pdf. To speak with someone about this report or to have a copy of it mailed to you, please call 309-496-2321.

Free Blood Pressure Checks each Thursday at Village Hall at 10:00am. If Medics have an

We now have a "Little Library" located at 730-17th Street, alongside of the maintenance shop. This is a take and leave books. It was donated by the Rotary Club. Please take advantage of this awesome new addition to our community!

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